Analytical Development – Technician I

Essential Functions:

  • Assist with one or more of the following:
    • Gel Electrophoresis/DNA
    • SDS Page
    • Imaging
  • UV/VisRoutinely follow established analytical protocols and SOPs to produce highly reproducible results.
  • Assist with preparations of buffer solutions and perform other lab duties related to methods development.
  • Assist with data collection as needed.
  • Maintain a laboratory notebook according to company guidelines.
  • Work with samples under BSL-1 and BSL-2 guidelines.
  • Ensure lab is maintained (organized, clean, properly supplied), reorder supplies as needed.
  • All other duties as may be assigned.

Required Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to perform one or more biochemical assays, such as PCR and, and/or Gel Electrophoresis.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to clearly communicate in writing and verbally with internal staff as well as clients.
  • Detail oriented and accurate.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize work assignments with little supervision.
  • Knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).

Working Conditions & Physical Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:

  • Experience prolonged sitting, standing, some bending, stooping and stretching.
  • Ability to sit for long periods to work on a computer.
  • Potential for exposure to hazardous chemicals, gases, fumes, odors, mists, and dusts, and other hazardous materials.
  • Use hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a manual pipets and other analytical equipment is required.
  • Ability to wear personal protective equipment including safety glasses, lab coat, gloves, specialized clothing including laboratory scrubs (pants and shirt) and appropriate shoes required in most areas associated with this position.
  • May be required to lift up to 25 pounds frequently and up to 50 pounds on occasion.
  • Attendance is mandatory.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree preferably in Biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Analytical Chemistry or other related field.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous lab experience

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We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. 

If an accommodation to the application process is needed, please e-mail or call 979-431-3528.